Oct 16, 2012 4:00am PDT
students at one high school showed their classmate how popular is in on campus. ivan mendoza who has down's syndrome won in a landslide. ivan's coronation began at friday's pep rally and ended with him dressing the the nines there for saturday's school dance. looking great. i'm lynn berry, this is "early today," just your first stop of the day today on your nbc station. >>> well, in france, one confectioner wants to know what your sweet tooth thinks about the election. they have designed a box of chocolate medallions featuring the faces of the candidates. each time a customer buys a box they can vote online for their favorite. well, so far president obama leads mitt romney 72 to 4%, but minor detail, only about 22 votes have been cast so it's very unscientific. >>> pumpkin regatta took place in canada and, yes, it's exactly what it sounds like. from afar they look like regular kayakers, but let's get a little bit closer. competitors are actually paddling in giant pumpkins. >> pretty cool. >> yeah. and while pumpkins aren't known for their buoyancy, they ended up making pretty decent pvcs.
Oct 16, 2012 4:30am EDT
just how popular he is on campus. ivan mendoza who has down's syndrome was elected homecoming king in a landslide. crawford high school seniors jumped at the chance to crown him homecoming king. ivan's core row nation began at friday's pep rally and ended with him dressed to the nines for saturday's school dance. looking good there. i'm lynn berry. this is "early today," just your first stop of the day today on your nbc station. >> you're watching wbal-tv 11. live, local, late-breaking. this is 11 news today at 5:00 a.m. >> good morning. the rain we had yesterday is gone. let's look of the current conditions. we really upper 60's yesterday. 48 in taneytown. mostly sunny skies. high temperature between 63 and 68. we will check the seven-day forecast coming up in just a few minutes. >> thank you. 4:56. a big blow to the ravens defense. >> ray lewis at lardarius webb 1 not play another down this season -- will not play another down the season. >> it is debate day. what you might expect to hear tonight. >> sarah caldwell checking on your morning commute. [captioning made possible by co